15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Cartagena
Fly:  13​h 30​min
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly + train:  3​h 30​min
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
Grand Junction
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
New Orleans
— 3 nights
Fly:  11​h
Cartagena

4
days
San Francisco

San Francisco
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Alcatraz Island and SS Jeremiah O'Brien will appeal to history buffs. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve and Point Reyes Seashore National Park. When in San Francisco, make a side trip to see Limantour Beach in Point Reyes Station, approximately 58 minutes away. The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at China Beach, examine the collection at de Young Museum, take a stroll through Chinatown, and take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge.

To find photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the San Francisco vacation planner.

Cartagena, Colombia to San Francisco is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Cartagena to San Francisco. When traveling from Cartagena in October, plan for a bit cooler days in San Francisco, with highs around 26°C, while nights are colder with lows around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Point Reyes Seashore National Park, Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve
Highlights from your plan
China Beach
China Beach
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve ©
Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve

3
days
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
We've included these beaches for you: Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Hermosa Beach Pier. Escape the urban bustle at Santa Monica Beach and El Pueblo de Los Angeles. Step out of Los Angeles to go to Manhattan Beach and see Manhattan Beach, which is approximately 36 minutes away. There's much more to do: admire the majestic nature at Will Rogers State Beach, contemplate the waterfront views at Santa Monica Bay, and explore the fascinating underground world of Bronson Caves.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles itinerary builder.

You can do a combination of flight and train from San Francisco to Los Angeles in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from San Francisco in October; daily highs in Los Angeles reach 32°C and lows reach 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Grand Junction.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Manhattan Beach, Hermosa Beach Pier, Santa Monica Beach
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Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
El Pueblo de Los Angeles
El Pueblo de Los Angeles
Hermosa Beach Pier ©
Hermosa Beach Pier

1
day
Grand Junction

Grand Junction ©
The City of Grand Junction is the home rule municipality that is the county seat and the most populous municipality of Mesa County, Colorado, United States. On the 17th (Tue), do a tasting at Maison La Belle Vie Winery & Amy's Courtyard and then do a tasting at Two Rivers Winery.

To find ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Grand Junction trip builder.

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to Grand Junction takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. When traveling from Los Angeles in October, plan for little chillier days in Grand Junction, with highs around 22°C, while nights are cooler with lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Junction

Wineries

Side Trip

Maison La Belle Vie Winery & Amy's Courtyard
Highlights from your plan
Two Rivers Winery
Two Rivers Winery

2
days
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Wed): shop like a local with The Strip, then enjoy some diversion at Paris Las Vegas, and then make a trip to Bellagio Fountains. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: identify plant and animal life at Lake Mead National Recreation Area and then explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

For photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Las Vegas trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Grand Junction to Las Vegas in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Junction to Las Vegas. In October, Las Vegas is a bit warmer than Grand Junction - with highs of 32°C and lows of 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Neighborhoods Shopping

Side Trip

Lake Mead National Recreation Area
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains

2
days
New Orleans

New Orleans ©
Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): shop like a local with Royal Street, then appreciate the extensive heritage of French Quarter, and then take a stroll through Garden District. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun): steep yourself in history at Laura Plantation: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the New Orleans custom trip planner.

You can fly from Las Vegas to New Orleans in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Las Vegas to New Orleans. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Las Vegas in October: highs in New Orleans hover around 22°C, while lows dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Wildlife

Side Trips

Nature & Wildlife Tours, Laura Plantation: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site
Highlights from your plan
French Quarter ©
French Quarter
Royal Street ©
Royal Street

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